Category: requests

Looking for Corpora to explore Cross-Linguality

Dear All, I am looking for corpora of any genre in the following languages: English, Swedish, Polish, Italian, Finnish, Estonian, and Hungarian. I am already aware of a number of corpora (several posts in this blog are dedicated to the dissemination…

Requests for proposal (RFP) and IR

Last Updated: 1st May 2013 I am looking for a list of functions and features buyers may use in their request for proposal (RFP) to help them acquire an enterprise search/IR platform. Any experience to share about this topic? Any reference…

Request: Corpus-Based Sublanguage Glossary

How to build a glossary of: specialized term = common word automatically? Dear all, I wonder if you have any experience or if you can provide references on how to build automatically  a glossary from genre-specific corpora. The glossary should…

Actionable Corpus & Actionable Intelligence

I am trying to figure out how to predict future trends independently from entities. For example, instead of trying to guess who (Obama and Romney are two entities) will win next American elections, I would like to predict the trend…

Text/Content Analytics for Suicide Prevention (I)

A interesting topic has been brought to my attention almost simultaneously by two friends working in very different areas (namely by a linguist and a psychiatrist): the language of suicides. My mind has immediately converted their differing perspectives on the…